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  • Wet Prep, Genital

    Test Name:Wet Prep, Genital
    Epic Order Code:LAB252
    CPT Code:87210
    Specimen(s) Type:Vaginal or Urethral discharges, Prostatic secretions
    Acceptable Container(s):Swab in tube with saline
    Testing Schedule:24 hours/day, 7 days/week
    Turn Around Time:STAT: NA
    Routine: 30 minutes
    Collection Information:Refer to Microbiology Collection Information by Source. Do not refrigerate.
    Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the lab.
    Reference Client:NA
    Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, improper/delay in transport, dried up specimen.
    Reference Range:Negative for Trichomonas
    Additional Information:Specimens for examination for Trichomonas must be delivered to the laboratory within approximately 10 minutes of collection, due to the fragile nature of the organisms. Delay in delivery may cause false negative results.